Definition of cauliflower
: a garden plant (Brassica oleracea botrytis) related to the cabbage and grown for its compact edible head of usually white undeveloped flowers; also : its flower cluster used as a vegetable
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Onions, potatoes, beets, cauliflower, eggplant, even cabbage (for an awesome coleslaw), are all worth trying.
This versatile cruciferous vegetable is as nutrient dense as its cousins — broccoli, cauliflower, kale and bok choy.
The cruciferous family includes an interesting assortment of vegetables — arugula, cauliflower, brussels sprouts, cabbage, kohlrabi, kale, radishes, turnips, watercress and bok choy, as well as collard, mustard and turnip greens.
Jeanne David, whose bread and pizza crust made primarily with cauliflower are sold in Whole Foods stores in the West, believes that Amazon’s ownership will strengthen the chain and benefit suppliers.
Just blocks away from the iconic Plaza of the Revolution, big lots are planted with rows of spinach, lettuce, chives, celery, parsley, cauliflower.
In a large bowl, combine tortellini, broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, onion, garlic and dressing.
Participants can sample cloud bread and cauliflower mash.
Such a light and unexpected alternative to potatoes or trendy cauliflower.
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CAULIFLOWER Defined for Kids
Definition of cauliflower for Students
: a vegetable that is a white head of undeveloped flowers and is related to the cabbage
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